IND vs ENG 3rd Test: These 2 batsmen have scored the most runs in Rajkot, Ashwin is the top wicket taker
IND vs ENG 3rd Test: The third match of the ongoing 5 Test match series between India and England is to be played in Rajkot on 15 February. In this match to be held at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, both the teams would like to register a win and take lead in the series, currently the series is tied at 1-1. On the ground where this match is to be held, only 2 Tests have been played before that. The maximum runs on this ground are in the names of Team India’s star batsmen Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara. R Ashwin has taken maximum 9 wickets.
Top batsmen of Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium
1. Cheteshwar Pujara (India)
Cheteshwar Pujara played 2 matches on this ground. During this period, he scored 228 runs at an average of 76.00. Pujara has also scored a century and a half-century here.
2. Virat Kohli (India)
Virat Kohli, who is out of this series against England, is the second top run scorer on this ground. He has scored equal runs as Pujara. Kohli has scored 1 century in 2 test matches. His is 53.90.
3. Murali Vijay (India)
Former Indian opener Murali Vijay has scored 157 runs at an average of 42.20 in the only Test on this ground. He has also scored a century here.
4. Ben Stokes (England)
Captain and star all-rounder Ben Stokes has scored the most runs on this ground for England. He has scored 157 runs in a test at an average of 157.00.
5. Alastair Cook (England)
Former England captain Alastair Cook has also shown his talent on this field. He has scored 151 runs. During this period, Cook’s average has been 75.50.
The stadium was built in 2008,
In the year 2008, the foundation stone of Saurashtra Cricket Stadium was laid in Rajkot, Gujarat. It can seat 28,000 spectators.